On 29 August in San Diego, CA, Joe Satriani kicks off a 48 date, 2 month visit of the united state, his most wide such trek ever. The guitar idol will be perform nearly all of the tracks from his newly released 14th solo album, Unstoppable energy, as the guitarist did on a just finished swing through Europe.
Satriani said in his recent interview; it never stops to surprise me how an album seems to take on a new sense when you begin playing it live, “Of the tracks from the new record, the wild parts got crazier & the sweeter material got sweeter. All has more punch, musically & expressively.
The band members have actually been delivering all of the nuances & the fire. Returning on keyboards & guitar is longtime Satriani group friend Mike Keneally, however the rhythm part is comprised of 2 new players in Satch’s universe, bassist Bryan Beller & drummer Marco Minnemann, who, when timetables allow, as well perform with guitarist ‘Guthrie Govan’ in the progressive rock band The Aristocrats.
Satriani said further; Marco & Bryan have been such a delight. I had not played with them before practices for the visit, but I checked out their DVDs, and I could surely say that they had all the capabilities and then a few.
And watching their short videos on’ YouTube’ was just hysterical, they are playing all of this not possible music, & yet they are smiling & having a huge time. That was positively a good pointer for me.
They had self-assurance, charisma & all of the things you’d desire when you are putting jointly a live band.